And, that precious girl? That’s Aria - our firstborn.

And, that precious girl? That’s Aria - our firstborn.

ashley islas arinez

“So what do you do?” “Well, I’m hoping to take my writing to the next level over the next year.”

For the first time ever, that’s how I answered someone when they asked me that question that I’m sure we have all been asked countless times. I’ve gone from student to marketing specialist to marketing segment manager to stay-at-home-mom and now aspiring writer. Is aspiring the right word?

So, that’s who I am in respect to this blog. This blog about my life and faith and motherhood. This blog where I share some deeply intimate moments and how God’s hand has been carrying me all along. This blog that you have stumbled across somehow.

Other than being a writer right here and for other blogs, I am an imperfect Christian, wife, mami to our precious daughter, daughter of two dedicated Mexican-American parents and a die-hard Miami Dolphins fan